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A photographer is dwarfed by spray from a breaking wave while sitting in a dangerous spot at Point Pinos in Pacific Grove on Sunday.

A photographer is dwarfed by spray from a breaking wave while sitting in a dangerous spot at Point Pinos in Pacific Grove on Sunday. Officials had warned people to stay alert and on high ground as a large swell moved into the Central Coast. The Mavericks Invitational big wave surfing contest was Sunday in Half Moon Bay.